Lake Erie Non Profit LEEDCo Wins GE Turbines

Lake Erie Non Profit LEEDCo Wins GE Turbines

wilddirt: electricpower: Lake Erie Non Profit LEEDCo Wins GE Turbines Progress was made this week to realizing the nations first wind freshwater wind farm in the shallow and vast expanse of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes, by the Lake Erie Energy Development Company. The local non-profit group LEEDCo snared a deal with General …

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it isn’t too late for beans…

Growing food is a learning process. Last year was the first year I attempted to grow anything. We got 6 tomatoes, 3 hot peppers, and 2 tiny squash. I learned a lot from my first year. This year I have failed on carrots again. This year I have also learned that you need more than …

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One in 8 Million – New York Characters in Sound and Images – The New York Times

Link: One in 8 Million – New York Characters in Sound and Images – The New York Times This makes me smile.

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Dinner

Dinner

roast pork tenderloin, green beans and home grown swiss chard sauteed in duck fat, roasted potatoes carrots and onions.

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roasted beet and goat cheese salad with honey balsamic (I grew those greens)

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Blender and Mason Jar

Blender and Mason Jar

clemsonfamilyfarms: Did you know that many, if not most, blenders can be used with a standard mason jar, or wide-mouthed mason jar? This is a trick my mother taught me. Apparently 40 years ago or so, about the time this blender pictured was bought, manufacturers used to include a mason jar in the box with …

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more greens…

more greens…

Yesterday was the second mesclun harvest. This time I got 4 oz. I transplanted the eggplants and some more tomatoes as well. I also managed to grill some chicken wings before it stormed! This morning I went out to check on how things weathered the storm. The swiss chard was kind of wobbly, so I …

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whole wheat pasta surprise!!!

whole wheat pasta surprise!!!

The surprise is, I don’t really know exactly how I made it! So my original plan was to hop on the bike, because the Prof is off at a wedding, and go up to Johnny Mango form some tequila goodness and maybe some rice and beans. I pulled the bike out of the garage, the …

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The first snow pea blossom

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nothing to do with the homestead…

RIP Gary Coleman. The Diff’rent Strokes curse continues…

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I found this growing in the back yard. Wild strawberry? This has been identified as an Indian Mock Strawberry and is not tasty. How sad.

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grilled apricots over vanilla ice cream and drizzled with maple syrup and brown sugar

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